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ENGLISH FA CUP

2017/2018 Season

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Charlton rise to see off challenge of Truro

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Truro City's first-ever FA Cup first-round appearance ended with a 3-1 defeat to Charlton.

The National League South part-timers, the first Cornish team to make this stage in 48 years, bowed out after Ben Reeves netted twice for the Addicks.

Charlton, who saw Jake Forster-Caskey's header crash off the bar in the sixth minute, led just four minutes later via Reeves.

Reeves collected Jay Dasilva's pass before the midfielder fired beyond Truro goalkeeper Thomas McHale.

It was just the start League One Charlton,...